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Rub 23

Kaupvangsstraeti 6, Akureyri 600, Iceland
+354 462 2223
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sushi pizza” (66 reviews)
“arctic char” (80 reviews)
“salmon” (61 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Kaupvangsstraeti 6, Akureyri 600, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 674 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had the grilled salmon & wolffish, both were ok but incredibly overpriced even for Iceland standards

Thank leahweaver
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came here for dinner in a week night. It was surprisingly busy but we got seated right away. We ordered a half roll ( crunchy langostine roll) for appetizer, mixed seafood entree, and artic char. All the dishes were solid. But for the price, I...More

1  Thank BonaireDiver44
Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading of all great reviews we decided to visit this place. Unfortunately, when we came, the waitress told us they are fully booked. Of course we didn't have reservation. So we tried to ask if they are still making sushi take away and she...More

Thank Lenka P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Meal and service were excellent. Charming layout. Easy to park and walk to. Good seafood and sushi. Highly recommend for dinner.

Thank bobk56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent stage, really good food and nice vibe. We had the Adventure menu with Iceland beers that tasted great :-)

Thank Tamara B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant was very accommodating. The maître d at this restaurant forgot about us but they entire staff went above and beyond to correct the mistake. We were offered free drinks with and before our meal. We were offered several free appetizers. I had the...More

Thank Dameon G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Opted to eat lunch out for our nice meal of the day and Rub23 was highly rated on TripAdvisor, so here we went. Walked in and saw they had a buffet going. Normally my wife abhors the buffet but she looked it over and approved...More

Thank PboroBill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

2nd visit to this nice restaurant was as good as before, really fresh and good tasting nigiri and rolls, my friend had the steak and said it was excellent, service was fine but the bill was ridiculously high, even by icelandic standards.

Thank Niels L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came in at 8 pm and we're greeted nicely by a waiter and escorted to our seat. After waiting a while for an order to be taken we asked someone to take order for drinks first and then food. That took a long time...More

Thank Heimaklettur
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a beautiful dinner at Rub 23 tonight. Reindeer tataki, fried tiger prawns, and scallops for starters, a 14 piece sushi plate, and arctic cod for the main course were all exquisite and erupted with flavor. My dad's meal consisted of the mixed seafood...More

Thank Rehamak17
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Questions & Answers
Cathy M
13 February 2015|
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Response from Margherita P | Reviewed this property |
Their menu under main courses specifically states they have: Vegetarian Potato and bean fritters with butternut squash and salad kr. 3790 Also, they offer sushi.. If you eat fish it will be fine since rice is gluten free... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaupvangsstraeti 6, Akureyri 600, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Northeast Region  >  Akureyri
  • Phone Number: +354 462 2223
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